The Sul Ross State University Del Rio campus offers opportunities for laboratory science courses in addition to the regular offerings in the degree programs. The college provides computer laboratories, learning centers and an auditorium.
The Del Rio campus houses the offices of the Dean for Academic Affairs, Chair of Natural and Behavioral Sciences, Chair of Education, Chair of Business Administration, Chair of Humanities, and the main office of Business Services.
Del Rio, Texas, sister city of Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, combines the ambiance of Mexico with American culture to form a diversified city.
Nearby, the Pecos River joins the Devil’s River and the Rio Grande to create Lake Amistad, the ninth largest of its kind in the United States, with more than 850 miles of shoreline. Its canyons, cliffs and caves provide both scenery and a place filled with history.
Del Rio is the home of the Whitehead Memorial Museum with its log cabin, cultural folk art exhibit and numerous other historical displays. A visit to Whitehead is like taking a stroll through history. Judge Roy Bean, “The Law West of the Pecos,” is buried here.
West of Del Rio is Seminole Canyon State Historical Park, where 10,000-year-old pictographs adorn the canyon walls. Students may find special sites in the region that reflect the history of frontier Texas, including the restoration of his courthouse as the “Law West of the Pecos” in Langtry.
The SRSU campuses in Del Rio, Eagle Pass, and Uvalde comprise Rio Grande College. RGC offers upper-level courses leading to bachelor’s degrees as well as master’s degree programs and works closely with its partner institution, Southwest Texas Junior College, to provide a seamless transition to RGC for their students. All RGC students hold an Associate degree from an accredited institution or they have completed 42 semester credit hours of transferrable work.